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With zero notice, thousands of bitcoin debit card users around the world are trapped with no access to funds following a sudden cancellation of services...


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5 comments

10 months ago

That 10X ICO not looking so good now...

10 months ago

Looks like this is bad news for The London Block Exchange too 😬

The Visa card, which will be issued by Gibraltar-based pre-paid card provider Wavecrest, will be linked to an app that allows users to buy and hold cryptocurrencies through the LBX exchange. Customers will also be able to withdraw money using the card. Cryptocurrencies will be converted to sterling at the time of withdrawal.

10 months ago

Surely this was just the ultimate knob jockey card apart from the very few early crypto junkies that really live in an unbanked world. Designed for the type of tosser that would flash this card to buy a bottle of veuve clicquot for "the ladies".

#reversesnobberyatplay

10 months ago

the type of tosser that would flash this card to buy a bottle of veuve clicquot for "the ladies"

I just... love this sentence.

10 months ago

Sounds bad! Specially for companies such as TenX, Bitwala, Cryptopay, Wirex! -> https://www.cnbc.com/2018/01/05/some-cryptocurrency-backed-cards-dropped-from-visa-network.html. Anyone knows what happen to Xapo and if they were affected?